Scenic Drives

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  • Anita Biel
  • Oxbow Overlook
  • Jim Hellzen
  • Motorcyclists at Knife River Indian Villages
  • Randall Grosz
  • Snowmobiles in the woods
  • Cruising the Open Road

You don't have to look far for a scenic drive in the state of North Dakota. Take the day or the weekend and drive through the countryside and explore hidden treasures and take in the gorgeous scenery around you. Click here for more Scenic Drives in North Dakota. Check out North Dakota's Scenic ByRider program for motorcycle enthusiasts.

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Trip Ideas & Travel Information
Interstate 29 Tour (Best Places Lists)

Take a memorable journey through the agricultural heart and urban soul of North Dakota.

Journey along North Dakota's ruggedly beautiful western edge.

Follow in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark along the Missouri River.

Hi-Line (Highway 2) Tour (Best Places Lists)

From the days of canoes and trading posts to the edge of space, follow the Hi-Line to adventure.

Interstate 94 Tour (Best Places Lists)

From the pancake-flat Red River valley, through rolling hills and finally the rugged Badlands. Experience all of North Dakota. Click here to view the I94 Highlight Video.

Follow Highway 281 from Whitestone Hill near Edgeley to the International Peace Garden near Dunseith.

Let us help you create a perfect multi-day trip along North Dakota's scenic highways and byways
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Featured Listings
Northeast
Northeast
Hwy 32, Walhalla, ND 58282
This backway located in northeast North Dakota is a special place steeped in history, with...
Southwest
Southwest
Fort Yates, ND 58538
Visitors are welcome to travel the Standing Rock National Native American Scenic Byway. Grand...
Southwest
Southwest
I-94, Exit 72, Regent, ND 58650
The Enchanted Highway begins at Exit 72 on I-94 near Gladstone and terminates 30 miles down the...
Southwest
Southwest
Old Highway 10, Mandan, ND 58554
An alternative to Interstate 94 between Mandan and Dickinson, this 108-mile route offers a...
Northcentral
Northcentral
109 Foussard Ave. SE, St. John, ND 58369
1899 Folk Victorian house eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Sites....
Northwest
Northwest
Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit, Watford City, ND 58554
Theodore Roosevelt National Park memorializes the 26th President for his enduring contributions...
Northcentral
Northcentral
16 miles northeast, Bottineau, ND 58318
Nestled in the scenic Turtle Mountains along the U.S./Canadian border, Lake Metigoshe is one of...
Northwest
Northwest
19 miles southeast on Highway 1804, Epping, ND 58843
Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Junction Highway 2 and Highway 3, Rugby, ND 58368
In January 1931, an U.S. Geological Survey determined the center of North America in Pierce...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Highway 200A from Washburn to Stanton, Washburn, ND 58577
This byway highlights fantastic views of the Missouri River Valley along with some of the state...
Events
Northeast
Northeast
8735 130th Ave. NE, Mountain, ND 58262
Historic, picturesque country estate, bed and breakfast offerings and bus tours welcomed, flower...
Southcentral
Southcentral
205 Seventh St., Verona, ND 58490
Spacious remodeled rooms, kitchen facilities, laundry facility, pets allowed, great for hunters....
Northcentral
Northcentral
1403 River Road, Washburn, ND 58530
Cross Ranch State Park is located along some of the last free-flowing and undeveloped stretches...
Northcentral
Northcentral
11 miles west, 8 miles south of Garrison, Garrison, ND 58565
This campground and recreation area is free to the public and offers 17 spacious campsites....
Northcentral
Northcentral
14th Street NW, Coleharbor, ND 58531
Campground on the shores of Lake Audubon offers 30 modern campsites and 10 primitive campsites...
Southeast
Southeast
2 miles north of Fort Ransom, Fort Ransom, ND 58033
Fort Ransom State Park, which takes its name from an 1860s military fort, is located in the midst...
Southwest
Southwest
4457 West River Rd, Medora, ND 58645
Come stay at the HU Ranch for a once-in-a-lifetime getaway! Located south of Medora, North...
Northcentral
Northcentral
301 F Ave. E, McClusky, ND 58463
40 RV sights with water, sewer, 30- and 50-amp electrical, 3 blocks from city park, swimming pool...
Northcentral
Northcentral
16 miles northeast, Bottineau, ND 58318
Nestled in the scenic Turtle Mountains along the U.S./Canadian border, Lake Metigoshe is one of...
Southwest
Southwest
19 miles north of Killdeer, Killdeer, ND 58502
Little Missouri State Park contains some of the most rugged, picturesque Badlands terrain in...
Deals
Southwest
Southwest
Killdeer, Killdeer, ND 58640
From the Killdeer Mountains to the deeply entrenched Little Missouri River Breaks and Badlands,...
Northwest
Northwest
Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit, Watford City, ND 58554
Theodore Roosevelt National Park memorializes the 26th President for his enduring contributions...
Southwest
Southwest
Old Highway 10, Mandan, ND 58554
An alternative to Interstate 94 between Mandan and Dickinson, this 108-mile route offers a...
Northeast
Northeast
20 miles west of Grand Forks on Highway 2, Arvilla, ND 58502
Constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the park is located in a beautiful...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Junction Highway 2 and Highway 3, Rugby, ND 58368
In January 1931, an U.S. Geological Survey determined the center of North America in Pierce...
Southeast
Southeast
Fort Ranson, Fort Ransom, ND 58033
Rich in history and plant diversity. Located on the Sheyenne River valley. Deer and other...
Northwest
Northwest
19 miles southeast on Highway 1804, Epping, ND 58843
Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Highway 200A from Washburn to Stanton, Washburn, ND 58577
This byway highlights fantastic views of the Missouri River Valley along with some of the state...
Southwest
Southwest
Fort Yates, ND 58538
Visitors are welcome to travel the Standing Rock National Native American Scenic Byway. Grand...
Northeast
Northeast
Hwy 32, Walhalla, ND 58282
This backway located in northeast North Dakota is a special place steeped in history, with...
Packages
Southeast
Southeast
2 miles north of Fort Ransom, Fort Ransom, ND 58033
Fort Ransom State Park, which takes its name from an 1860s military fort, is located in the midst...
Northcentral
Northcentral
109 Foussard Ave. SE, St. John, ND 58369
1899 Folk Victorian house eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Sites....
Northeast
Northeast
20 miles west of Grand Forks on Highway 2, Arvilla, ND 58502
Constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the park is located in a beautiful...
Southeast
Southeast
Fort Ranson, Fort Ransom, ND 58033
Rich in history and plant diversity. Located on the Sheyenne River valley. Deer and other...
Southwest
Southwest
Old Highway 10, Mandan, ND 58554
An alternative to Interstate 94 between Mandan and Dickinson, this 108-mile route offers a...
Southeast
Southeast
250 Main St. W., Valley City, ND 58072
Valley City was founded in 1872 with the name of Second Crossing of the Sheyenne when the...
Southwest
Southwest
I-94, Exit 72, Regent, ND 58650
The Enchanted Highway begins at Exit 72 on I-94 near Gladstone and terminates 30 miles down the...
Northwest
Northwest
19 miles southeast on Highway 1804, Epping, ND 58843
Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
Northwest
Northwest
New Town, New Town, ND 58763
Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
Northcentral
Northcentral
2107 Park Drive, St. Michael, ND 58370
President Theodore Roosevelt designated this unique natural area in 1904 as "a big game preserve,...